Eric Sher was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and has studied fine art and illustration. His career includes exhibiting his artworks at galleries throughout London and South Africa in solo and group exhibitions. Many of his artworks form part of corporate and private collections. As a professional artist, he created a drawing of Chancellor House which has been endorsed by both the Nelson Mandela Foundation and the Johannesburg Development Agency. This particular artwork has been displayed at Constitutional Hill, the Apartheid Museum, Johannesburg Development Agency, and WITS University. He was also selected out of 516 international artists for the Useum international exhibition in London presented to the Deutsche Bank corporate collection. He is one of the top 20 South African artists that has been selected to participate in the We Love Mandela exhibition which has traveled to London, Cape Town, and Johannesburg.
Eric has exhibited his work in New York, London, and South Africa, and his work can be found in numerous private and corporate collections in New York, Sweden, and South Africa amongst others.